Why text=binary mounts (Re: Gnu-win32 (b18), coolview and NTE
Sat Jan 10 21:28:00 GMT 1998
From: Michael Hirmke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Saturday, January 10, 1998 6:19 PM
Subject: Re: Why text=binary mounts (Re: Gnu-win32 (b18),
coolview and NTE
>Larry Hall (RFK Partners Inc) [email@example.com] wrote:
>>Not necessarily. Various programs do this, including vim and,
>>>How do the MS-land programs that understand both line
>>>They probably just accept either on input, then do \r\n on
>Nope, vim for example reads files in "textmode" or "notextmode"
>also writes them in the same manner. This is true for the Cygnus
>compiled vim and for the VC++ compiled one under Windows.
>Otherwise you would destroy all your Unix style line breaks,
>reading and writing a file with it.
>>Larry Hall firstname.lastname@example.org
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